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  1. NAME: Your legal business name, company name.
  2. DBA: Means "doing business as" - typically this is what appears on your sign or business card.
  3. PHYSICAL LOCATION: Enter Storefront or Office address. For out of town businesses, this would be the office address (NOT the job, project or temporary location).
  4. BUSINESS ENTITY TYPE: MUST check appropriate box
  5. OWNER/COMPANY PRESIDENT NAME: If additional individuals need to be listed, you may use an extra page.
  6. BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF BUSINESS: Be specific without too many words.
    SUB-CONTRACTORS/PROJECT NAME AND LOCATION: Generally applies to Contractors using sub-contractors. We need a list of the sub contractors with their contract amount, phone number and address.
  7. LOCAL EMERGENCY CONTACT: This will be the manager in the Pittsburg site or facility or if they have no employees it can be any person except the owner.
  8. STATE OF CALIFORNIA (Required Information) -
    a. State Contractor License No. – if you are a contractor
    b. State Employer ID No. – If you have employees
    c. Federal ID No. - if none you can list your Social Security No.
    d. State Sale Tax # (BEAN) – If you charge sales tax
    e. Social Security No. – If you have no Federal ID No.
    f. Driver’s License No. – For owners or head of the organization
  9. BUSINESS LICENSE TAX AND FEES: Refer to the back of the application (2nd page) for detailed definition of GROSS RECEIPTS and explanation of our fees. For your convenience, a BUSINESS LICENSE CALCULATOR is available to help you calculate your total fees. You must have an estimated annual gross receipts available to calculate your fees in the BUSINESS LICENSE CALCULATOR.
  10. OTHER INFORMATION: Complete the application in its entirety. Put “N/A” if not applicable. An incomplete application could result in the application being returned for completion.
  11. SIGNATURE: Make sure to sign, print your name and date the application.

Mail or deliver the completed application with the appropriate payment payable to the City of Pittsburg to:

City of Pittsburg
Finance Department – Business License Division
65 Civic Avenue
Pittsburg, CA 94565-3814

Last updated: 3/12/2014 3:33:57 PM